Over the last few months, I've spent a lot of time writing grant applications for land conservation projects in a number of communities in NH. Piecing together enough funds to purchase a parcel or easement isn't a simple process. It takes a significant amount of time to seek out private and public funds that fit the unique characteristics and goals of the project. Land trusts and property owners are often the drivers behind these projects, but conservation wouldn't be possibl
I visited Vancouver, BC for the first time this summer and it exceeded my expectations for a well designed, walkable, and environmentally aware city. Every place needs a Stanley Park! Check out some of these great pedestrian-inspired streetscapes.